Exploring midwives' perception of confidence around facilitating water birth in Western Australia: A qualitative descriptive study.

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OBJECTIVE the option of labouring and/or birthing immersed in warm water has become widely available throughout hospitals in the United Kingdom and Europe over the last two decades. The practice, which also occurs in New Zealand and interstate in Australia, has until recently only been available in Western Australia for women birthing at home with a small… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.midw.2015.10.010

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@article{Nicholls2016ExploringMP, title={Exploring midwives' perception of confidence around facilitating water birth in Western Australia: A qualitative descriptive study.}, author={Sarah Nicholls and Yvonne L. Hauck and Sara J Bayes and Janice Butt}, journal={Midwifery}, year={2016}, volume={33}, pages={73-81} }